Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 202300
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SEEPAY FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
500 PM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1626 MDT ON AUGUST 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT ISOLATED SHOWERS TONIGHT, NOT A WIDESPREAD AS
WE HAVE BEEN SEEING RECENTLY. THURSDAY WILL BE THE START OF OUR
UPCOMING PATTERN CHANGE. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ESPECIALLY IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT THE LOW WILL BE DIRECTLY OVER THE AREA
SPREADING ABUNDANT MOIST OVER THE AREA OF THE FIRE. EARLY FRIDAY
AFTERNOON HAS THE POTENTIAL FOR AN ISOLATED STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS. FRIDAY NIGHT WILL MAINLY JUST BE A STEADY LIGHT TO
MODERATE RAIN. THE GOOD NEWS IS WE WILL BE SEEING WIDESPREAD
WETTING RAINS THROUGH THE REGION FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTH 6-8
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 8-10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................100 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 8-10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................75 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 10-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...ROBINSON
REQUESTED BY...RISA LANGE-NAVARRO
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140820.SEEPA.01/MSO





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